[aur-requests] [PRQ#10385] Deletion Request for ghost
Andrew G. Dunn
root at epiphyte.network
Tue Jan 23 16:04:15 UTC 2018
Sorry for the brevity, I'd not made a request of this nature before.
Hopefully some more context helps. It doesn't _need_ to be deleted... I'm
just concerned that people are still using the package in its archaic form.
Ghost as a project has come up with their own installer that complicates
the idea of packaging ghost for arch. If someone wanted to package
ghost-cli (the installer) that would make sense... but the installer is
_very_ specific to running on Ubuntu.
Ghost doesn't want to distribute itself in a way that is easily
maintainable for any distribution other than Ubuntu. I put an addendum to
the top of my blog post about how I'm using ghost on arch to this effect:
On Tue, Jan 23, 2018 at 10:55 AM, Doug Newgard <scimmia at archlinux.org>
> On Tue, 23 Jan 2018 15:50:38 +0000 (UTC)
> notify--- via aur-requests <aur-requests at archlinux.org> wrote:
> > storrgie  filed a deletion request for ghost :
> > This package needs to be deleted, please review the comments about
> > it's current state.
> >  https://aur.archlinux.org/account/storrgie/
> >  https://aur.archlinux.org/pkgbase/ghost/
> "review the comments" is not a valid reason to be deleted. Once it's
> the comments will be gone and this request gives no indication of why.
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